»Academic Programs

Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law’s academic programs provide the best of both worlds: foundational accredited legal instruction coupled with a varied selection of specific concentrations, joint degrees and LL.M ’s. Our highly experienced professors provide supportive and personalized education in classes with consistently small faculty/student ratios. 

Chapman also provides students with a number of academic resources that provide real-world legal experience to help maximize their law school education. These resources include Academic Centers, Externships, Lawyering Skills Competitions, Legal Clinics and much more.

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JD  »

Receive a personalized education from some of the nation’s top legal scholars.

LL.M. »

Fowler School of Law presents a comprehensive offering of LL.M. programs that appeal to both U.S. and International students.

Joint Degrees »

Pursue a JD/MBA in conjunction with the George L. Argyros School of Business and Economics or a JD/MFA in Film & Television in conjunction with Chapman's Dodge College of Film & Media Arts.

Emphasis Areas »

Six JD Emphasis programs – including Entertainment Law, Business Law, Advocacy and Dispute Resolution, Environmental, Land Use & Real Estate (ENLURE), International Law and Tax Law – offer a diverse and unique education.

Study Abroad »

Law students can participate in once-in-a-lifetime study abroad opportunities through a summer program in Cambridge, England.

Practice Ready  »

Fowler School of Law’s Practice Ready Program helps students develop critical skills to bridge the gap between law school and practice.